The girl was shot in the ankle and is in a cast. Police have ruled the shooting accidental, but the driver was charged with a misdemeanor.
The trend for socially conscious accessories is gaining speed.
A group of scuba divers submerged in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary to take part in an underwater pumpkin carving contest
"It's scary as heck," said a woman as female inmates from the Brevard County jail stacked sandbags in the trunk of her car.
Hurricane Dorian was forecast to become an "extremely dangerous major hurricane" on Friday, according to the National Hurricane Center.
The musical performances were ocean-themed, filling the seas with 'Yellow Submarine', 'Fins' and the theme from Disney's 'The Little Mermaid'.
A man has been arrested on attempted murder charges for dragging a Florida state trooper around 30 metres with a car during a traffic stop, a law enforcement official said Thursday.
Florida Department of Law Enforcement Commissioner Rick Swearingen said in a news release that Peterson's inaction cost people their lives.
Police in Florida helped capture an alligator spotted near a school bus stop in Golden Gate, Florida on May 9.
Passengers of a 737 Boeing have escaped after the plane skidded off a runway into a river.
Stories about animals abandoned during natural disasters drew widespread attention in the last few years as hurricanes slammed the U.S.
The state of Florida has ordered a machine recount in both the race for the Senate and the governorship
Notorious Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger was found dead at a federal prison in West Virginia
In Florida, locals put their own twist on the Halloween tradition of carving pumpkins - by taking it underwater.
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Officials say a crane collapsed onto a house in a Florida neighborhood, tearing a large gash in its roof.
Witnesses and victims shared their stories as the shooting took place, before talk turned to false speculation on the shooter's identity
Gunman reported to have opened fire at an NFL gaming tournament
Police in Sanford, Florida, had some unlikely assistance on August 5, when a herd of cows helped catch a fleeing suspect.
Peacocks escape in Philadelphia and a crane collapses on homes in Florida
The National Transportation Safety Board has sent a team to Fort Lauderdale after the vehicle went up in flames when it crashed.
Was it a case of temporary amnesia? A Florida doughnut shop burglar hit his head and then forgot to take the register he intended to steal in an April 8 heist.
Florida police successfully pulled a huge alligator out of a swimming pool on Saturday.
A long-time aerialist fell over three metres onto the stage while performing the show's aerial straps number. He later died in hospital of injuries sustained in the fall.